I know…helmets are not always comfortable. They can make you sweat, mess your hairstyle and you might think they make you look silly. But there are plenty of reasons why helmets save lives and that’s something you should remember the next time you consider taking off your helmet.
So yes, helmets might not be the best fashion accessory or the most comfortable protective gear but they do offer protection and sometimes your life can depend on them. If you’re hesitant on recognizing how valuable a helmet can be when it comes to a life or death situation, check out the photos below and I’m sure you’ll change your mind.
This helmet didn’t survive the bike crash but the owner did
The helmet looks like crap but it got the job done
A cracked helmet is better than a cracked head
There can be art in an accident
This will make a wonderful souvenir a few years later
A broken helmet that didn’t die in vain
Imagine if that was someone’s head
This might look pretty harmless but that’s a bullet hole!
When you get hit by a car the helmet can make the difference between life and death
Proof the visar needs to be down at all times
Riding motorcycles can be fun but having the proper helmet can also make it safer
This picture says it all. No words needed
A clean cut
Helmet meets tree, saves owner’s head
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